With a recent flood of politically charged postings in my playgroup I was examining my own feelings regarding that. It made me realize that there are people who are never timid to share their feelings and opinions and able to express them in a bold manner and there are those like me who won’t dare to say anything for different reasons. Under scrutiny my motives to remain quiet are very simple, I don’t want to be rejected and there is this fear inside me that if I speak up, someone will speak against me and I would be ostracized. Not nice realization for a grown up woman, huh?
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